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Representing one's country in the Olympics is one of the highest honors an athlete can attain. Olympians personify discipline, commitment and work ethic. Learn about the sacrifices these athletes make to get to the summit of their sport, and discover workout routines, tips and techniques they use, so you can push yourself to a world-class level.

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Build Figure Skating Power With The Dumbbell Split Snatch

If you have experience with figure skating or have been watching the Winter Olympics, you'll know the sport requires explosive power combined with the...

2017 STACK Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is upon us. That means it's time to gear up with the latest and greatest products that will improve your workouts, help you tak...

The Exercise That Helped Allyson Felix Become a High School Track Superstar

Allyson Felix got really fast, really quick. Felix didn't start running track until she was a ninth grader at Los Angeles Baptist High School (Nort...

How Carl Lewis Shattered World Records on a Vegan Diet

When the dust settled on the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea, Carl Lewis had nothing left to prove. After competing in two Olympic Games...

How Justin Gatlin Saved His Career By Building The World's Most Efficient Sprinting Form

The year is 2010. Justin Gatlin, six years removed from winning the Olympic gold medal in the 100-meter Dash, is a shell of his former self. He's f...

The Internet is Going Crazy Over This Video of a HS Girl Track Star

Tara Davis might be half gazelle. At least that's the impression I got after watching this video of her setting the second fastest 100-meter hurdles t...

Nike Announces 'Ease Challenge' Winner

In October 2016, Nike announced the Nike Ease Challenge. The company invited designers, engineers and innovators to make a new kind of footwear for at...

Catching Up With Running Enigma Noah Droddy and Tips on How to Crash the Running Scene

In case you've forgotten Noah Droddy, he's the internet sensation from the 2016 Olympic trials. He gained attention not for his performance or his sto...

Research Discovers What Makes Usain Bolt The Fastest Man On Earth

Every 4 years we get to see one of the greatest and shortest sporting events on TV. The world stops to see 8 of the fastest sprinters come together as...

Stranger Things: The Disappearance of America's Greatest Athletes

There is a magnificent sports park that stretches for miles and miles. It's a magical kind of playground that contains a great many football field...

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